OKC MSA now boasts the 3rd-lowest unemployment rate in the U.S.

Published Friday, July 16, 2021
by Marcus Elwell

The latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that for May, the Oklahoma City MSA had an unemployment rate of 3.6%. This represents the 3rd-lowest rate in the U.S. among metros with more than 1 million in population.

The rate of 3.6% was a slight improvement from the previous month’s unemployment rate of 3.7%. In total, the unemployment rate was better in all of Oklahoma’s 77 counties when compared to May of last year. Statewide, the unemployment rate came in at 4%.

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